Published in Hospital Law Weekly, March 29th, 2007
In addition to its standard payment system, Medicare pays supplemental reimbursement to hospitals and other health care providers in cases where the cost of care is unusually high. These cases are known as "outliers." Congress enacted the supplemental outlier payment system to ensure that hospitals...
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